Local Business News

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Eat your heart out, Rocky: Gympie Beef champ wins Miss World

premium_icon Eat your heart out, Rocky: Gympie Beef champ wins Miss World

'We're up against studs whose trucks are worth more than our property, they bring 50 head of cattle to a show and we bring one. We beat them all.'

Thu 13 Dec 2018

How bringing migrants straight to regions can boost economy

premium_icon How bringing migrants straight to regions can boost economy

The plan would boost local economies by bringing migrants directly to the regional areas crying out for employees

Builder collapse leaves $700,000 mess

premium_icon Builder collapse leaves $700,000 mess

TRADIES, contractors and a regional council are among those owed a combined total of more than $700,000 by a building company that has gone belly-up.

Wed 12 Dec 2018

Telcos’ low blow after bushfire crisis

premium_icon Telcos’ low blow after bushfire crisis

The Premier is furious with Australia’s telecommunications giants after learning what they intend to do in the wake of Queensland’s devastating bushfires.

Tue 11 Dec 2018

Crucial new weapon for frustrated casual workers

premium_icon Crucial new weapon for frustrated casual workers

Australia’s 2 million casual workers will be given a major legal option against bosses who refuse to give them full or part-time work without a good reason.

Christmas delivery deadline looming

Christmas delivery deadline looming

December 25 is fast approaching — and if you want your loved ones to get their mail on time, this is the deadline you have to meet.

Bundaberg tradies score win from $9.5m in new home approvals

premium_icon Bundaberg tradies score win from $9.5m in new home approvals

TRADIES in Bundaberg will benefit from the latest batch of building approvals with $9.5 million in new homes given the go-ahead by the council.

New swimwear label hits our beaches

premium_icon New swimwear label hits our beaches

A BARGARA mother has proven a business can start from the comfort of home, all with a few clicks on the internet.

ACCC’s damning find on Google and Facebook

premium_icon ACCC’s damning find on Google and Facebook

Google and Facebook are a threat to privacy, journalism, and businesses in Australia and need new regulations, a world first inquiry into tech giants has ruled.

Mon 10 Dec 2018

New sushi train arrives in Bundy

premium_icon New sushi train arrives in Bundy

HINKLER Central is fast becoming a sushi hub.

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